Food Safety in the CGIAR: IFPRI-CGIAR Science Council Roundtable on Food Safety

The Science Council, in consultation with IFPRI, co‐organized an Expert Roundtable on Food Safety Research in the CGIAR, which was held in May 2007 with the objective of identifying priority research in food safety that would advance a pro‐poor agenda. The document summarizes the outcomes of the workshop and the Science Council commentary on food safety research in the CGIAR.

NEWS

ISPC MEETINGS

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.

The fourteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 14-16 September 2016 at ICRISAT Headquarters, Patancheru, India.

RECENT PUBLICATIONS

The ISPC is facilitating System-wide agreement on the nature and assessment of Quality of Research for Development (QoR4D). A small working group (WG) on QoR4D with representation from Centers, CRPs and the IEA was established late last year. This WG organized a workshop at FAO on 06-07 February 2017 with representation from across CGIAR System constituencies - key findings from those discussions are elaborated in this brief.

The fifteenth meeting of the ISPC was held from 04-05 April 2017 in Rome, Italy.